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temperateadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈtem·pər·ət/
not ​extreme; within a ​middlerange: The ​climate here is ​pretty temperate.
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temperateadjective

uk   /ˈtem.pər.ət/ /-prət/  us   /-pɚ.ət/

temperate adjective (WEATHER)

environment (of ​weatherconditions) neither very ​hotnor very ​cold: a temperate climate biology Temperate ​plantsgrownaturally in ​places where the ​weather is neither very ​hotnor very ​cold.

temperate adjective (BEHAVIOUR)

formal If someone's ​behaviour is temperate, it is ​calm and ​controlled.
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